Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / sinter
FEEDBACK

sinter

See definition of sinter on Dictionary.com

synonyms for sinter

  • dregs
  • impurity
  • lees
  • refuse
  • scoria
  • scum
  • sediment
  • slag
  • trash
  • waste
  • recrement
  • scobs
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for sinter

MOST RELEVANT
  • assets
  • possessions
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Decode This Quiz On Untranslatable Words
START THE QUIZ

How to use sinter in a sentence

The springs are surrounded by sinter, terraces, and basins in which sick people bathe.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
Wherever streams have worn deep channels, they either disclose this rock or its adjuncts, the grits, or silicious sinter.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
We proceeded at first over a quantity of sinter debris, and then through some hummocky land.
ACROSS ICELANDWILLIAM BISIKER
Sinter, sin′tėr, n. a name given to rocks precipitated in a crystalline form from mineral waters.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
Entering the basin cautiously, we found the entire surface of the earth covered with the incrusted sinter thrown from the springs.
WONDERS OF THE YELLOWSTONEJAMES RICHARDSON
The white sinter laid down by calcareous springs is a familiar example on a small scale.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 6VARIOUS
It is a large pool of dark blue water enclosed by black rocks, and encrusted with sinter.
FORTY THOUSAND MILES OVER LAND AND WATERLADY (ETHEL GWENDOLINE [MOFFATT]) VINCENT
It has a curious triangular crater of spongy masses of light brown sinter projecting out from the rock.
FORTY THOUSAND MILES OVER LAND AND WATERLADY (ETHEL GWENDOLINE [MOFFATT]) VINCENT
Muffle furnaces are suitable for fine ores which are liable to decrepitate or sinter.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 7, SLICE 3VARIOUS
The Tank Site specimens range through volcanic tuff, siliceous sinter, escoriated basalt, to a fine-grained basalt.
THE TOPANGA CULTURE FINAL REPORT ON EXCAVATIONS, 1948A. E. TREGANZA
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SINTER

  • dregs
  • impurity
  • lees
  • recrement
  • refuse
  • scobs
  • scoria
  • scum
  • sediment
  • sinter
  • slag
  • trash
  • waste
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.